S pong
pof ] / [ pof ]
Klingon letters:
pof
Handwritten:
pof

1. name

The Klingon Wiki has an article
about how to say my name.
word type: noun, TKD chapter 3.

plural: pongmey

Source

The Klingon Dictionary p. 100

Derived and related words

bang pong pet name, endearment

2. name, call
word type: verb, TKD chapter 4.
transitive verb: vay' vIpong. = I name, call something.

Source

The Klingon Dictionary p. 100

Canon examples

roD 'oHvaD juHqo' ponglu' neH
It [Kronos] is usually referred to as simply "The Homeworld". (SB #27)

More Information

Although the verb pong has "call" in its definition, you can definitely not used it as in call someone on the phone. The second word "name" makes clear it's only used for naming a person or a thing, giving a name, as in "What is this called?"

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Definition of {pong}
from the Klingon Language Wiki:
https://klingon.wiki/Word/Pong
Retrieved 08 Dec 2022

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Latest edit: 10 Aug 2020, by KlingonTeacher
Created: 23 Apr 2020, by KlingonTeacher

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